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Megaflood Questions ("Trailing An Apocalypse")

After watching Mystery of the Megaflood external arrow or after reading the Trailing An Apocalypse external arrow article from Seattle Times, answer these questions:

  1. About how long ago did the Missoula floods occur?
  2. Describe a historical event that occurred during the Missoula floods? (trick question)
     
  3. What was happening on Whidbey Island during the Missoula floods?
     
  4. Draw a map of WA, OR, ID and MT. Show the locations and extent of Lake Missoula and the Missoula flood area.
  5. What caused Lake Missoula to form?
     
  6. What problem did Harlen Bretz have with his giant flood theory and how did Joseph Pardee help out?
     
  7. Describe Eastern WA before and after the Missoula floods.
     
  8. How many times did Lake Missoula flood WA?
  9. What amazes you the most about the Missoula floods?
     

 

Megaflood Questions ("Trailing An Apocalypse")

After watching Mystery of the Megaflood external arrow or after reading the Trailing An Apocalypse external arrow article from Seattle Times, answer these questions:

  1. About how long ago did the Missoula floods occur?
  2. Describe a historical event that occurred during the Missoula floods? (trick question)
     
  3. What was happening on Whidbey Island during the Missoula floods?
     
  4. Draw a map of WA, OR, ID and MT. Show the locations and extent of Lake Missoula and the Missoula flood area.
  5. What caused Lake Missoula to form?
     
  6. What problem did Harlen Bretz have with his giant flood theory and how did Joseph Pardee help out?
     
  7. Describe Eastern WA before and after the Missoula floods.
     
  8. How many times did Lake Missoula flood WA?
  9. What amazes you the most about the Missoula floods?